Foundations of Physical Education  Exercise Science  and Sport

Foundations of Physical Education Exercise Science and Sport


  • Author : Deborah Wuest
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release Date : 2011-01-27
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0078095786


Foundations of Physical Education Exercise Science and Sport Book Description :

Integrating the traditional presentation of the nature, scope, philosophy, and history of physical education and sport with the growing career opportunities available within this dynamic field, this text addresses the challenges and the future of the discipline. It emphasizes preparation for a diversity of careers, addressing areas such as teaching, coaching, exercise leadership, athletic and personal training, sport management, and sport media....

Physical Education  Exercise and Sport Science in a Changing Society
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Physical Education Exercise and Sport Science in a Changing Society


  • Author : Professor of Exercise Science Retired Campbell University William H Freeman
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-11-13
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449691059


Physical Education Exercise and Sport Science in a Changing Society Book Description :

Written for the introductory or foundation course, the Eighth Edition of Physical Education, Exercise and Sport Science in a Changing Society provides a modern, comprehensive, and balanced introduction to the fields of physical education, exercise science and sport science. The eighth edition details the latest data and technologies, and outlines the varied elements, origins, and developments of these related disciplines. It identifies the conflicts existing in the field, along with discussions related to what the degree should be called, as well as the names of the departments. The text also examines the history, the current state, as well as the expected future issues and trends in physical education. The text is organized in an easy-to-follow form...

Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health

Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health


  • Author : Harold W. Kohl III
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release Date : 2012-03-05
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492582410


Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health Book Description :

Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health is the first textbook to clearly define the intersection of kinesiology and public health. Authors Kohl and Murray, both leaders in the field, offer a solid introduction to the concepts of public health and kinesiology, the techniques used to measure physical activity, and the health effects of exercise and physical activity. The scientific findings and applications that led to the emergence of the field of physical activity and public health are also examined. Students will come away with a greater understanding of how experts from both fields can work together to advance the use of physical activity for the prevention and treatment of chronic disease and other health issues. Foundations of Physical...

Foundations of Physical Education  Exercise Science  and Sport

Foundations of Physical Education Exercise Science and Sport


  • Author : Jennifer L. Walton-Fisette
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Genre: Physical education and training
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1260807738


Foundations of Physical Education Exercise Science and Sport Book Description :

"Was physical education or anatomy and physiology one of your favorite classes? Were you a high school athlete or did you play a club sport? Are you interested in fitness, physical activity, and sport? Most importantly, are you considering a career in a human movement field such as a physical education teacher, exercise science specialist, personal trainer, or sport administrator? Then this text is for you! Come join us on this educational journey to learn about physical activity, physical education, and sport. We will provide you with the most up-to-date information while recognizing that the dynamic field of kinesiology and its disciplines are ever changing in this fast-paced, technology-driven society in which we live"--...

Essentials of Research Methods in Health  Physical Education  Exercise Science  and Recreation

Essentials of Research Methods in Health Physical Education Exercise Science and Recreation


  • Author : Kris E. Berg
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 078177036X


Essentials of Research Methods in Health Physical Education Exercise Science and Recreation Book Description :

Explores a range of basic topics covered in research courses in exercise science, kinesiology, and physical education. This work provides the information and skills needed to write effective research proposals and theses; and understand how to conduct basic studies in health, physical education, exercise science, athletic training, and recreation....

Physical Activity

Physical Activity


  • Author : Nick Draper
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-10-15
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315523835


Physical Activity Book Description :

Physical activity and its relationship to health is one of the great issues of our age. The causes of, and solutions to, physical inactivity are complex and multi-dimensional, and therefore the subject needs to be studied and understood from a variety of perspectives. This is the first textbook to provide a truly multi-disciplinary introduction to physical activity studies. Offering a complete foundation to the subject, it covers the basics of every core discipline from biochemistry, public health and biomechanics to physiology, sport psychology and sociology. It introduces a full range of topics across the physical activity curriculum, including behaviour change, motor skill development, nutrition, exercise prescription, public health policy, and ph...

Physiology of Sport and Exercise

Physiology of Sport and Exercise


  • Author : W. Larry Kenney
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release Date : 2019-04-25
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492574859


Physiology of Sport and Exercise Book Description :

Physiology of Sport and Exercise, Seventh Edition With Web Study Guide, continues its legacy as a top physiology textbook and favorite of instructors and students alike. Combining research with extensive visual aids, this resource offers a simple way for students to develop an understanding of the body’s abilities to perform various types and intensities of exercise and sport, to adapt to stressful situations, and to improve its physiological capacities. Written by a team of distinguished researchers, all past presidents of the American College of Sports Medicine, this seventh edition has been updated based on the most recent position stands, standards, and guidelines in the field of sport and exercise physiology. Throughout the text, updated photo...